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Hadrian's Rome
Hadrian's Rome

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Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • demonstrate a critical understanding of a range of types of evidence for Hadrianic Rome, including literary sources, inscriptions, coins and buildings

  • describe the impact Hadrian had upon the appearance of the city of Rome

  • compare and contrast different interpretations of the Pantheon and other Hadrianic monuments

  • discuss how the wider Roman empire was visible in the art and architecture of Hadrianic Rome

  • evaluate the significance of commemoration after death to emperors, and how this was linked to divine rights to rule.